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Call For Abstracts

Application Procedure: Participants should submit an abstract of 300 words (see new instructions for electronic submission) that includes the title, authors and affiliations, background and purpose of the study, methods, results, and conclusions, as well as the name of the applicant and the category of award in which they would like to compete. Medicine, Surgical […]

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Prioritizing Women’s Heart Health at University Health System | San Antonio

Prioritizing Women’s Heart Health at University Health System By Josh Garcia Friday, March 29, 2019 Category: Medical Facility News Specialty: Cardiology, Obstetrics/Gynecology University Health System is addressing a gap in health care for women who have or are at risk for heart disease. Ildiko Agoston, MD, FACC, FASE, examines a patient’s echocardiogram at University Hospital. […]

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2019 Doctors’ Day Recognition

U T H E A L T H S A N A N T O N I O Doctors, did you get the scoop? Let us sweeten your day in celebration of National Doctors’ Day GET FREE ICE CREAM ON FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 11 AM – 1 PM AT THE ALTC COURTYARD AND MARC EMPLOYEE […]

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Medicine Grand Rounds March 27, 2019

Grand Rounds Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 8am 409-410L MED “HTN Management In CKD: What Do We Know, Where We Are And How Can We Do Better” Shweta Bansal, MD Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, UTHSA    

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SPURRS (San Antonio Program for Undergraduate Research in Renal Science)

Welcome to the SPURRS website! SPURRS is a program designed to encourage talented college students to pursue careers in medicine and medical research related to the kidneys and urinary tract. Kidney disease is a very common problem, affecting about 15% of people in the US and is a common complication of such illnesses as diabetes […]

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Department of Medicine Clinical & Innovative Therapeutics Pilot Program Awardees

Department of Medicine Clinical & Innovative Therapeutics Pilot Program Awardees Congratulations to the 2018-2019 Awardees Alaa Awad, M.D. Associate Professor of Medicine and Nephrology Submission Title: Role of TNF-α Antagonist in Diabetic Nephropathy Dean Kellogg, Jr., M.D, Ph.D. Professor Division of Geriatrics & Gerontology Submission Title: Pilot Trial of Topical Rapamycin’s Effects on Keloid Regression Luke Norton, […]

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Diabetes Research Center

Faculty Hosts:        Drs. Ralph DeFronzo and Feng Liu ________ Tuesday, January 22, 2019 12:00-1:00 PM Lecture Hall 4.434T (Located in Long Campus – Dental School Bldg.) Diabetes Research Center 2019 Spring Seminar Series   The New Biology of Type 2 Diabetes Presented by Gerald I. Shulman, MD, PhD   Professor of Medicine and Cellular & […]

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Nephrology Journal Club

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE Division of Nephrology Clinical Journal Club Room 5.303T 4:00p.m. – 5:00p.m. December Educational Module: “Peritoneal Dialysis”     Thursday, January 3, 2019 “TBD” Presenter: Brittaini Bunce, D.O.     Thursday, January 10, 2019 Cancelled 6 month Evaluations – Fellows     Thursday, January 17, 2019 “TBD” Presenter: Ricardo Rodriguez, M.D.   Thursday, […]

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Nephrology Clinical Conference

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE Division of Nephrology Monday Clinical Conference Room 5.303T 1:00 p.m. – 2:00p.m.   Monday, January 7, 2019 “Case Conferences” Shweta Bansal, M.D.     Monday, January 14, 2019 “Peritoneal Dialysis: Principles Part 1” Guest Speaker – Lucy Todd     Monday, January 21, 2019 Conference Cancelled MLK Jr Day   Monday, January […]

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